Rocking your Linkedin Profile

Career Development


Tara Chiari

Darren Kimball

Deserrie Perez
Your LinkedIn profile represents who you are professionally.  It is critical to effectively communicate your experience to give credibility to existing clients, to help land new ones and to position yourself for new opportunities.  Join us for a unique opportunity to hear from a Career Coach and from a Wharton MBA who is a Senior Manager at Linkedin to understand how to best present your professional persona to maximize the impact of your communication to the professional world.

LinkedIn, is the world's largest professional network with more than 610 million users in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. Join us for an insightful discussion on how LinkedIn is creating opportunity for every member of the global workforce with insights on their work on the  Economic Graph.  You will also gain some useful tips on how you can build your professional brand on LinkedIn while developing relationships with industry experts and enhancing your executive presence online.

During this presentation you will gain insight by hearing about LinkedIn's Mission, Vision and Business Overview from Deserrie Perez, a Wharton MBA and LinkedIn's Senior Manager, Vertical Marketing.

Darren Kimball, WG '91 and Principal and CEO of GetFive will be joined by Tara Chiari, GetFive's Career and Executive Leadership Coach to give their perspectives on ways to best create your personal brand. GetFive is a leading provider of scalable solutions in Modern Outplacement (moving on) and Career Management (moving up). They help employer brands reach their full potential through Active Engagement™.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Midtown Location (Note: Address will be sent via email to all registered guests 24-48 hours prior to the event to the "Primary Email" address listed in your profile. Please review your profile to confirm that the email address listed is correct.)

WCNY Supporting Member - $30.00 (WCNY supporting membership costs $95/yr at Join/Renew Membership)
Gold & Benefactor Members - $10.00
Other Wharton Alumni/Guests - $50.00

Click here to register.  Please register early as events can and do sell out quickly.
Lite Bites from Ox Verte and water will be provided.

Ox Verte is a plant-forward food company working to reinvent office lunch and breakfast. At Ox Verte, they want to make seasonally-fresh, locally-sourced food an everyday occurrence, and offer wholesome meals that can nourish our bodies and nurture our communities.

The Company was founded in Feb. 2015 and serves groups sizes 10 - 1000 in NYC. Ox Verte is also a Certified B Corporation, a leader in the global movement to use business as a force for good. Read about us in Food+Tech Connect or Edible Manhattan or check out our Instagram.
Due to building security requirements, you must pre-register for this event. Walk-ins cannot be accepted.
Registration is subject to availability and will close on Tuesday, June 11th at 4 PM - No Exceptions!

Cancellations must be made at least 48-hours (business day) prior to the event date by sending an email to Gabriela Sanchez. Refunds or credits for future events are not available for any no-shows or late cancellations.